The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Milton Keynes region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 154 81 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.61% 12.56% 17.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.37% 55.86% 59.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 41 62
Average daily rate
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£338 £315 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £38.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.49% +1.11%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
243 145 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.21% 22.48% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 62 88
Average daily rate £325 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £377 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £38.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 225 (75.76%) SC Cleared
2 111 (37.37%) DV Cleared
3 85 (28.62%) ITIL
4 80 (26.94%) Windows
5 75 (25.25%) Microsoft
6 57 (19.19%) MS Excel
7 46 (15.49%) PRINCE2
8 44 (14.81%) MS Project
9 41 (13.80%) HP
10 40 (13.47%) Finance
11 37 (12.46%) MS Exchange
11 37 (12.46%) SharePoint
12 35 (11.78%) VMware
12 35 (11.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (11.45%) Project Management
14 33 (11.11%) Service Management
15 31 (10.44%) Hyper-V
16 30 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (10.10%) SQL
17 29 (9.76%) Active Directory
18 27 (9.09%) SLA
18 27 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
19 26 (8.75%) Linux
20 21 (7.07%) Cisco
21 20 (6.73%) Citrix
21 20 (6.73%) Project Planning
22 19 (6.40%) MS Office
22 19 (6.40%) Migration
23 18 (6.06%) Oracle
23 18 (6.06%) SQL Server

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (12.46%) MS Exchange
1 37 (12.46%) SharePoint
2 27 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.69%) Lync
5 7 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.02%) Apache
6 6 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.67%) CMS
8 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 57 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 44 (14.81%) MS Project
3 19 (6.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (2.02%) SAP SRM
2 4 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.34%) PaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.72%) iSCSI
2 6 (2.02%) SAN
3 5 (1.68%) Network Security
3 5 (1.68%) Internet
3 5 (1.68%) DAB
3 5 (1.68%) LDAP
3 5 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.68%) Firewall
4 4 (1.35%) SMTP
4 4 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (1.01%) NAS
5 3 (1.01%) VoIP
5 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.01%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.67%) DNS
6 2 (0.67%) WAN
6 2 (0.67%) SNMP
6 2 (0.67%) LAN
6 2 (0.67%) ICMP
7 1 (0.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.03%) MSI
2 5 (1.68%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.01%) AdminStudio
3 3 (1.01%) JDeveloper
4 2 (0.67%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.34%) Selenium
5 1 (0.34%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.34%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 40 (13.47%) Finance
2 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.35%) Marketing
4 3 (1.01%) Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (14.81%) Analyst
2 31 (10.44%) Consultant
3 22 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 17 (5.72%) Support Engineer
4 17 (5.72%) Project Officer
5 16 (5.39%) Project Support Officer
6 14 (4.71%) Support Analyst
7 13 (4.38%) Coordinator
7 13 (4.38%) Architect
8 12 (4.04%) 1st Line Support
8 12 (4.04%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (3.37%) Applications Packager
9 10 (3.37%) Technical Architect
10 9 (3.03%) Network Manager
11 7 (2.36%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (2.36%) Problem Manager
11 7 (2.36%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.36%) Project Coordinator
12 6 (2.02%) SAP Consultant
12 6 (2.02%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.36%) .NET
2 5 (1.68%) Application Packaging
2 5 (1.68%) WSH
2 5 (1.68%) LAMP
3 3 (1.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (1.01%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.01%) LINQ
3 3 (1.01%) Web Services
3 3 (1.01%) XML
3 3 (1.01%) XSL
3 3 (1.01%) CSS
3 3 (1.01%) HTML
3 3 (1.01%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (0.67%) JDBC
4 2 (0.67%) Servlets
4 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (0.67%) WCF
4 2 (0.67%) jQuery
5 1 (0.34%) Middleware
5 1 (0.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.37%) CESG
3 6 (2.02%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.35%) CMDB
5 3 (1.01%) Statistics
5 3 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.01%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.67%) Economics
6 2 (0.67%) PKI
7 1 (0.34%) SCADA
7 1 (0.34%) CCTV
7 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.34%) VHDL
7 1 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (26.94%) Windows
2 35 (11.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (8.75%) Linux
4 17 (5.72%) UNIX
5 13 (4.38%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.70%) CentOS
7 8 (2.69%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.69%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.34%) Android
10 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.62%) ITIL
2 46 (15.49%) PRINCE2
3 34 (11.45%) Project Management
4 33 (11.11%) Service Management
5 20 (6.73%) Project Planning
6 19 (6.40%) Migration
7 17 (5.72%) Service Delivery
8 15 (5.05%) CRM
9 12 (4.04%) PRINCE
9 12 (4.04%) Problem Management
10 11 (3.70%) Network Management
10 11 (3.70%) Change Management
10 11 (3.70%) ITSM
11 10 (3.37%) Workflow
11 10 (3.37%) Configuration Management
11 10 (3.37%) ITIL V3
12 9 (3.03%) Change Control
12 9 (3.03%) Test Scripting
13 8 (2.69%) Document Management
13 8 (2.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.10%) SQL
2 12 (4.04%) C
3 11 (3.70%) VBScript
4 9 (3.03%) Java
5 8 (2.69%) VB
6 7 (2.36%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.02%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.68%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.01%) C#
10 3 (1.01%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 225 (75.76%) SC Cleared
2 111 (37.37%) DV Cleared
3 17 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (4.71%) CTC Cleared
5 13 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (3.70%) MCSE
7 10 (3.37%) MCP
7 10 (3.37%) ISEB
8 6 (2.02%) CCNP
8 6 (2.02%) CCNA
8 6 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.68%) HNC
9 5 (1.68%) HND
10 4 (1.35%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.67%) CITP
11 2 (0.67%) APMP
12 1 (0.34%) CISSP
12 1 (0.34%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.09%) SLA
2 13 (4.38%) QA
3 10 (3.37%) BS15000
4 6 (2.02%) ISO 9000
5 5 (1.68%) P3O
6 2 (0.67%) BS25999
System Software
1 31 (10.44%) Hyper-V
2 30 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.76%) Active Directory
4 15 (5.05%) NFS
5 11 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.68%) Postfix
6 5 (1.68%) Sendmail
6 5 (1.68%) Squid
7 4 (1.35%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.67%) UAG
8 2 (0.67%) XenApp
9 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (5.72%) OVSD
2 14 (4.71%) HP UCMDB
3 11 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.69%) OpenView
5 7 (2.36%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (2.36%) SCCM
5 7 (2.36%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (2.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (1.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (1.35%) OPNET
7 4 (1.35%) HP NNM
8 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.01%) SCOM
8 3 (1.01%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.67%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.34%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 75 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.80%) HP
3 35 (11.78%) VMware
4 21 (7.07%) Cisco
5 20 (6.73%) Citrix
6 18 (6.06%) Oracle
7 15 (5.05%) NetApp
8 12 (4.04%) F5
9 9 (3.03%) Blue Coat
10 8 (2.69%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.36%) Lumension
12 6 (2.02%) SAP
13 4 (1.35%) Symantec
13 4 (1.35%) McAfee
14 3 (1.01%) Sophos
15 2 (0.67%) Teradata
15 2 (0.67%) AppSense
15 2 (0.67%) Sun
15 2 (0.67%) Cognos
15 2 (0.67%) Juniper
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